Kieran France

  http://blog.idrsolutions.com/author/kieranf/ Kieran France is a programmer for IDRSolutions in charge of there internal test suite. In his spare time he enjoys tinkering with gadgets and code.

 



81 Stories by Kieran France

Reimplementation the Legacy Socket API in Java 13

The Java Socket API has been with us for over 20 years now. In that time it has been maintained and updated, but eventually,...
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How to improve switch statements using Java 13

Improvements to the use of switch statements was first previewed in Java 12 with JEP-325. Some JEPs are released as previews to allow the...
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Improved Garbage Collection in Java 13

The JVM has several Garbage Collectors available that you are able to specify, each with its own advantages. In Java 11 the Z Garbage...
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How Java 12 has made microbenchmarking easier

This month we are focusing on Java 12 new features you should know about. In other articles, we looked at improvements to Garbage Collection, Java...
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OpenJDK projects you should know about – Loom

This month we are focusing our articles on various OpenJDK projects that are currently in development. So far we have already covered Projects Valhalla, Panama,...
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